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Battery check C5 2001 - 2008 | Haynes Manuals

C5

2001 - 2008
Time
5 minutes
Difficulty
Locate the battery
Open the battery cover
Check the Negative (-) terminal clamp is tight
Check the Positive (+) terminal clamp is tight. CAUTION If using a spanner to tighten terminal, be careful not to short it on the bodywork
Check battery is generally secure - if loose, tighten the battery retainer
The battery retaining clamp position
Tighten if required, a 19mm socket is needed. Not too tight because you may damage the battery casing
Replace the battery cover